Sager, Terence Monahan, Manhattan discussed on AP News Radio


For an eighth straight night protesters fanned out nationwide while speaking out against police violence here in Washington George Floyd was the rallying cry thousands gathered in Lafayette park across from the White House in New York mayor bill de Blasio promised they're being hurt and we will make that change I am certain I guarantee it diplomacy was resisting president trump's demands that he bring in the National Guard to stop violent protesters thousands of troops are on the streets here in DC and elsewhere in the Chicago suburb of Cicero Cesar Bautista is glad to see them after days of deadly violence it makes me feel safer at Lydia vehicle Rana says they shouldn't be there overkill I think it's a no I think it's a ridiculous song or make ani Washington president trump says this summer's Republican convention will not be held in North Carolina after all the president says he's looking for a new host state after North Carolina governor Roy Cooper a Democrat refused to guarantee the convention could be held in Charlotte without restrictions due to a coronavirus concerns Cooper told organizers the pandemic requires planning for a scaled down event with fewer people the president had been demanding a full house at Charlotte's spectrum center GOP governors in Tennessee Florida and Georgia had shown interest in hosting the convention if North Carolina fell through Sager made Connie Washington an 8:00 PM curfew didn't stop thousands of demonstrators were marching through the streets of New York City but reports of vandalism and looting were down this was not the widespread free for all seen another guy still there was looting in Manhattan police say there were about 280 arrests mostly for disorderly conduct many stayed out past curfew peacefully protesting for the most part including Andreas Johnsson says police were roughing people grab innocent people for no reason and decided like call for them to the ground this tool was he's a journalist and a price does a press pass in a push into the ground it was also a police shooting which chief of department Terence Monahan says was unrelated to the protests involving a man with a gun in I said I have been critical of the chaos of the city and want to send in the National Guard Julie Walker in New York

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